Hogan Lovells

Litigation Department

District of Columbia
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What the team is known for Prominent litigation group recognized for its extensive expertise in multidistrict and class action litigation. Regularly features in cases involving healthcare and pharmaceutical clients, as well as in the automotive and tech space. Highly adept in data breach and data privacy-related litigation, and product liability suits. Also possesses substantial experience representing clients in appeals and in the Supreme Court. Draws on the firm's global footprint to handle large, multijurisdictional cases and investigations.

Strengths"I have only great things to report on the attorneys at Hogan: brilliant minds, great personalities and true dedication to achieving optimal results for our company," says one interviewee.

Another comments: "The Hogan team are class acts; the quality of writing, thinking and client service is unmatched."

"They represent the best in the profession - their lawyers are highly talented, committed and collaborative," remarks a peer, adding: "Their work is outstanding and they are fierce advocates for their clients."

Work highlights Continued to serve as lead national counsel for Mylan in nationwide class action proceedings related to the EpiPen, concerning alleged violations of antitrust, RICO and consumer protection laws.

Notable practitioners


Craig Hoover
is a specialist in major multiparty and multijurisdictional class actions. He offers particular expertise in antitrust and health insurance-related matters. "He's a brilliant litigator, a terrific leader and a very strong collaborator," comments one interviewee. Another says: "He's a master tactician, always several moves ahead in setting a strategy for the case."


Desmond Hogan
wins plaudits from clients for his work in high-stakes class actions and multidistrict litigation. He is well versed in handling data breach cases for major tech companies. "He's one of the finest lawyers I've worked with - he's outstanding," reports a source, adding: "He's a creative and strategic thinker, a wonderful leader and absolutely committed to his clients."